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Important topics

Installing your New Bitdefender product

Play your video in Full screen mode by clicking the full screen button in the lower right corner of the video player. Bitdefender installation is straight forward – ...

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Bitdefender PC Lifetime Edition

Bitdefender PC Lifetime Edition provides comprehensive protection against viruses, spyware, hackers, and other common threats that can lead to identity theft, loss of personal data ...

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How do I change MyBitdefender e-mail address?

You have created a MyBitdefender account using an e-mail address you no longer use and now you would like to change it. The e-mail address cannot be changed, but you can use ...

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How to remove FBI Ransomware infection

The FBI Ukash MonkeyPak Ransomware is a malware that locks you out of your computer and your applications until you pay a “ransom” of $100/$200 via MoneyPak/Ukash/PaySafeCard. This ...

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What to do when system crashes after installing Bitdefender on Windows 8

With certain hardware configurations, after installing Bitdefender 2013 on a computer using Windows 8 64bits, you might encounter some system crashes. There are 4 main actions ...

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Bitdefender End of Life Policy Statement

Bitdefender End of Life Policy Statement Bitdefender is committed to delivering innovative, effective security solutions to our customers. As technologies and threats evolve, ...

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The Refund Policy

Bitdefender offers a 30-day money back guarantee! If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, you have 30 days from the date of purchase (not install) to request ...

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How to solve Autoscan is disabled on Windows 8

After upgrading to Windows 8, you might see the Bitdefender Autoscan feature OFF. This is due to some files not being properly upgraded. Thus, please update Bitdefender (open ...

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How to upgrade for free from an older version to the New Bitdefender ?

Play your video in Full screen mode by clicking the full screen button in the lower right corner of the video player. Installing the latest version of your Bitdefender ...

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Latest topics

How do I configure Bitdefender 2015 to use a proxy Internet connection?

If your computer connects to the Internet through a proxy server, you must configure Bitdefender with the proxy settings. Normally, Bitdefender automatically detects and imports ...

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How do I test my antivirus solution?

To make sure that your Bitdefender product is properly running, we recommend you using the Eicar test. The Eicar test allows you to check your antivirus protection using ...

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How do I keep my system protected after uninstalling Bitdefender?

During the Bitdefender Total Security 2015 removal process, you have the option I want to permanently remove it with the possibility to install Bitdefender 60-Second Virus Scanner ...

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How can I improve my system startup time?

Unnecessary applications that are annoyingly slowing down booting time when you open your PC can be disabled or postponed from opening with the Startup Optimizer thus saving you ...

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How to optimize your system performance with a single click?

The OneClick Optimizer option saves you valuable time when you want a quick way to improve your system performance by rapidly scanning, detecting and cleaning useless files. To ...

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How to defragment your hard disk?

It is recommended to defragment the hard disk in order to access files faster and improve overall system performance. The Disk Defragmenter helps you reduce file fragmentation and ...

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How do I create a custom scan task?

If you want to scan specific locations on your computer or to configure the scanning options, configure and run a customized scan task. To create a customized scan task, ...

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How do I scan my system?

To perform a complete scan on the system, follow these steps: Open the Bitdefender window. Access the Protection panel. Under the Antivirus module, select ...

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How do I scan a file or a folder?

The easiest way to scan a file or folder is to right-click the object you want to scan, point to Bitdefender and select Scan with Bitdefender from the menu. To complete ...

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How do I check what viruses Bitdefender detected?

Each time a scan is performed, a scan log is created and Bitdefender records the detected issues. The scan log contains detailed information about the logged scanning process, ...

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